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home electrification
Jeff St. John

The case for upfront incentives to electrify everything in US homes

A report from Rewiring America and the Center for American Progress asks policymakers to make the replacement of electric appliances as cheap and easy as possible.

The case for upfront incentives to electrify everything in US homes
distributed energy
Jeff St. John

Colorado is poised to give a new boost to distributed solar and battery systems

Pending legislation could expand scope of behind-the-meter and community solar and battery installations.

Colorado is poised to give a new boost to distributed solar and battery systems
rooftop solar
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Instant permits for home solar? There's a SolarApp for that

A DOE-funded app aims to ease solar permitting to cut costs, and it's spreading to more cities and counties.

Instant permits for home solar? There's a SolarApp for that
net metering
Jeff St. John

The battle over net metering 3.0 in California: Energy equity and the future of rooftop solar

Utilities and solar groups are fighting over the cost shift. But both agree the next stage in policy must bring low-income customers and fundamental grid needs into balance.

The battle over net metering 3.0 in California: Energy equity and the future of rooftop solar